Joseph P. Kerwin

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Joseph Peter Kerwin (born February 19, 1932) is an American physician and former NASA astronaut, who served as Science Pilot for the Skylab 2 mission from May 25 – June 22, 1973. He was the first physician to be selected for astronaut training. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph P. Kerwin has received more than 102,721 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Joseph P. Kerwin is the 189th most popular astronaut (down from 179th in 2019), the 7,548th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,855th in 2019) and the 75th most popular Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Joseph P. Kerwin ranks 189 out of 524Before him are Sergei Avdeyev, Samantha Cristoforetti, Akihiko Hoshide, Scott Kelly, Aleksandr Kaleri, and James McDivitt. After him are Michael J. Adams, John E. Blaha, Gerald Carr, Yuri Baturin, Léopold Eyharts, and Mamoru Mohri.

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Among people born in 1932, Joseph P. Kerwin ranks 358Before him are Alma Cogan, Julia Gutiérrez Caba, Marc Bazin, Tetsuo Okamoto, Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, and Policarpo Paz García. After him are Gavril Dejeu, Marguerite Pindling, Ramón Tapia, Clive Davis, R. B. Kitaj, and Richard Lugar.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joseph P. Kerwin ranks 7,548 out of 18,182Before him are Bobby Unser (1934), Andy Rubin (1963), Jesse Williams (1981), Lil Pump (2000), Guy Madison (1922), and Peggy Wood (1892). After him are Ben Harper (1969), Sandy Allen (1955), John W. Snow (1939), Samantha Mathis (1970), Tiffani Thiessen (1974), and Elle Fanning (1998).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Joseph P. Kerwin ranks 75Before him are Eileen Collins (1956), Laurel Clark (1961), Robert Crippen (1937), John Oliver Creighton (1943), Scott Kelly (1964), and James McDivitt (1929). After him are Michael J. Adams (1930), John E. Blaha (1942), Gerald Carr (1932), Robert A. Parker (1936), Mary L. Cleave (1947), and William C. McCool (1961).